Transactions (Doklady) of the Russian Academy of Sciences/Earth Science Section, 2015, V 462, N 1, May.

Part 1. Geology
Nd Isotopic Composition of the Paleozoic Granitic Rocks and Structure 
of the Deep Crustal Levels of the Chingiz Range, East Kazakhstan  
K. E. Degtyarev, K. N. Shatagin, and V. P. Kovach 
p. 433   
Detection of Active Faults of the Earth?s Crust 
in the St. Petersburg Area Using Satellite Imaging  
S. N. Nevolin 
p. 437   
Place of Birth of the Siberian Platform  
V. E. Pavlov and A. V. Shatsillo 
p. 444   
Neoproterozoic Rhyolites of the Ulutau 
Precambrian Massif (Central Kazakhstan): 
Structural Position and Age Justification  
A. A. Tretyakov, K. E. Degtyarev, K. N. Shatagin, 
A. V. Pilitsyna, A. B. Kotov, E. B. Salnikova, 
S. Z. Yakovleva, I. V. Anosimova, 
and Yu. V. Plotkina 
p. 449   

Part 2. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Oceanology, Geography The First Find of Massive Pyrolusite in a Deep-Water Basin of the Sea of Japan N. V. Astakhova, V. T. S??edin, A. V. Mozherovsky, and E. A. Lopatnikov p. 453 Evidence for the Valhalla Tectonic Events at the Western Margin of the Siberian Craton I. I. Likhanov, V. V. Reverdatto, P. S. Kozlov, S. V. Zinoviev, and V. V. Khiller p. 458 Studies of the Composition of Hydrocarbon Components of the Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk and Pugachevo Mud Volcanoes N. S. Polonik, R. B. Shakirov, A. V. Sorochinskaya, and A. I. Obzhirov p. 463 Synthesis of Fine-Crystalline Tourmaline in Hydrothermal Solutions T. V. Setkova, V. S. Balitsky, and Yu. B. Shapovalov p. 468 Sperrylite (PtAs2) as a 190Pt?4He Geochronometer O. V. Yakubovich, A. G. Mochalov, and S. F. Sluzhenikin p. 472 Time Dependences of Acoustic Signal Characteristics during Fracture of Metal Samples L. R. Botvina, T. B. Petersen, A. P. Soldatenkov, and M. R. Tyutin p. 475 New Data on the Upper Quaternary Stratigraphy of the North Caspian Sea Yu. P. Bezrodnykh, S. V. Deliya, B. F. Romanyuk, V. M. Sorokin, and T. A. Yanina p. 479 Typical Geometry of Rogue Waves V. E. Zakharov, R. V. Shamin, and A. V. Yudin p. 484 LILE, REE, and HFSE Partition Coefficients between Crystal and Melt in Migmatites of Granulite Facies of the Nimnyr Block, Aldan Shield V. A. Glebovitskii and I. S. Sedova p. 487 Experience of Chemical Th?U?Pb Chemical Dating of Zircon from Metasomatic Felsic Veins of the Gridino Area, Belomorian Eclogite Province V. V. Khiller, V. V. Reverdatto, A. N. Konilov, A. A. Viryus, K. A. Dokukina, K. V. Van, and I. M. Romanenko p. 494 Equigranular Eclogites from the V. Grib Kimberlite Pipe: Evidence for Paleoproterozoic Subduction on the Territory of the Arkhangelsk Diamondiferous Province E. V. Shchukina, A. M. Agashev, N. N. Golovin, and N. P. Pokhilenko p. 497 Variations in the Atmospheric Electric Field at Mountainous Observation Points A. Kh. Adzhiev and G. V. Kupovykh p. 502 Climatic Variations in the Arctic, North Atlantic, and the Northern Sea Route G. N. Panin and N. A. Diansky p. 505 Peculiarities of the Present-Day Morpholithogenesis on the Laptev Sea Shelf: Semenovskaya Shoal (Vasema Land) O. V. Dudarev, A. N. Charkin, N. E. Shakhova, I. P. Semiletov, V. I. Sergienko, I. I. Pipko, S. P. Pugach, and D. V. Chernykh p. 510 Evidence for and Consequences of the ?Hot? Subduction Model N. L. Dobretsov, D. A. Zedgenizov, and K. D. Litasov p. 517 The Behavior of Uranium and Manganese under the Diagenesis of Carbonate Sediments in Small Lakes of the Baikal Region Yu. S. Vosel, V. D. Strakhovenko, I. V. Makarova, and S. V. Vosel p. 522 Volatile Compounds of Sulfur in the Fe?C?S System at 5.3 GPa and 1300C E. I. Zhimulev, V. M. Sonin, T. A. Bul?bak, A. I. Chepurov, A. A. Tomilenko, and N. P. Pokhilenko p. 527 The Problem of Evolution of the Earth?s Core: Geological, Petrological, and Paleomagnetic Evidence E. V. Sharkov and O. A. Bogatikov p. 533 Investigation of the Geoelectrical Structure of the Earth?s Crust by Phase-Gradient Sounding Yu. A. Kopytenko, V. S. Ismagilov, and M. S. Petrishchev p. 539 New Data on the Deep Structure, Tectonics, and Geodynamics of the Greater Caucasus E. A. Rogozhin, A. V. Gorbatikov, V. B. Zaalishvili, M. Yu. Stepanova, N. V. Andreeva, and Yu. V. Kharazova p. 543